People and Dreams

Jack HippleWe hear all the time about how few new ideas actually wind up as commercially successful (I.e. make money) products or services and we all wish the percentage is higher. But when failure does...
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Nikulin C.

Message: 1970Posted by: Nikulin C.Posted on: Monday, 17th January 2011 I agree that the best way to solve a problem with many variables is using OSTM-TRIZ (PFN), your problem creates partial solutions...
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Why Create the Ideal State?

Bob MalangaI always used a combination of Six Sigma & TRIZ to solve problems but always started with the Ideal State and worked backwards.  A simple problem like figuring out the fastest way...
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Welcome to the March 2007 Issue of the TRIZ Journal!

By Katie Barry, Ellen Domb and Michael S. SlocumThe saying in the Northern Hemisphere is that March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb, so it makes sense that The TRIZ Journal has a roaring...
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Strength Versus Weight Contradictions in Bridge Design

Darrell MANN Industrial Fellow, Department Of Mechanical Engineering University Of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK +44 (1225) 826465 FAX +44 (1225) 826928 D.L.Mann@bath.ac.uk INTRODUCTION Most...
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TRIZ in Business Week

Ellen DombI’m the managing editor of the TRIZ Journal (www.triz-journal.com) and a consultant, instructor and advocate for TRIZ (Theory of Inventive Problem Solving). So my commentaries for www.realinnovation.com...
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TRIZ Puzzles and Examples: Part 2 Reader’s Solutions the Tiny Car

Jacob Skir E-mail: yakov_kad@hotmail.com First of all, my congratulations to all the three readers for their understanding the TRIZ fundamental rule: not to insert new materials but to use the given ones. Mr....
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The TRIZ-fractal Model: Part 1 – on Facilitating the Rapid Diffusion of TRIZ

By Dr. Rodney K. King (r.k.king@supersmartnetwork.com) INTRODUCTION This short article addresses two main questions: · What is the TRIZ-Fractal Model? · What are applications of the TRIZ-Fractal Model? It...
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Marketing TRIZ in the Global Marketplace: a Primer

By: Joseph P. Cool jcool@cool-associates.com President, Cool & Associates, Inc. 921 Village Green Ln #1068, Waterford, MI 48328 USA Tel: 1-248-683-1130 URL: www.cool-associates.com ABSTRACT While...
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